Republican legislative leaders send Gov. Wolf new congressional map

Republican legislative leaders send Gov. Wolf new congressional map

Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-Jefferson) and Speaker of the House Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) announced late Friday afternoon that they have agreed among themselves on a new congressional map that they later sent to Gov. Tom Wolf that evening.

 

“The Republican legislative leaders in the House and Senate have agreed to a Congressional District Map that complies fully with the Pennsylvania Supreme Court’s order and opinion," read a joint statement from the two Republican legislative leaders.

 

"We will be submitting our map to the governor this evening.”

Friday, February 9, 2018/Author: Jason Gottesman
Categories: News and Views
Pittsburgh city administrator named to head PWSA restructuring

Pittsburgh city administrator named to head PWSA restructuring

Debbie Lestitian, the PWSA board chair as well as the city’s chief of administration and director of human resources, will resign from both municipal service and the board to take on the new role of Chief Corporate Counsel and Chief of Administration, according to a press release. 
Friday, February 9, 2018/Author: Stephen Caruso
Categories: Pittsburgh

Tweets of the Week - February 5, 2018

Check out the week as described in Tweets from Pennsylvania's top lawmakers, newsmakers, and influencers.

Friday, February 9, 2018/Author: Mike Howells
Categories: Features
Sen. Alloway's bill seeks to more efficiently meet the Chesapeake Bay mandate

Sen. Alloway's bill seeks to more efficiently meet the Chesapeake Bay mandate

Sen. Richard Alloway (R-Franklin) joined The PLS Reporter to discuss his bill, Senate Bill 799. 

This bill will create a new program to help meet the 2025 Chesapeake Bay mandate and is aimed at being more cost-efficient than the current approach.

Friday, February 9, 2018/Author: Kara Barmoy
Categories: Video

Rotunda Ramblings - Episode 54: Gov. Tom Wolf's FY 2018-2019 budget address

In this episode of the podcast, we replay Gov. Tom Wolf's FY 2018-2019 budget address and update on the latest budget and redistricting news.
Friday, February 9, 2018/Author: Jason Gottesman
Categories: Rotunda Ramblings
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